Press Releases

  • Magenium Solutions Attains Two More Microsoft Silver Competencies

    July 22 2014 7:17 AM ET

    GLEN ELLYN, Ill., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Magenium Solutions, LLC, a Chicago based IT services firm, announced it has achieved a Silver Data Platform competency and a Silver Devices and Deployment competency, thus illustrating its ability to meet Microsoft Corp. customers' evolving needs. These two new silver competencies further strengthen Magenium's relationship with Microsoft, and demonstrate the firm's capability to deliver real value to clients.

  • Envy Medical and Libbs Farmaceutica Announce Strategic Marketing, Sales and Distribution Agreement For Brazil

    July 22 2014 7:17 AM ET

    WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. and SAO PAULO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Envy Medical and Libbs Farmaceutica today announced a strategic agreement to manufacture, market and sell Envy's proprietary Lumixyl® Brightening Creme throughout the country of Brazil.

    This is a significant milestone for Envy Medical's professional skincare products, as it not only represents a significant agreement with Libbs, a leader in the sales and supply of pharmaceutical products, but it also represents a solid entry into the largest single skincare market outside of the United States.

  • Union Bankshares Reports Second Quarter Results

    July 22 2014 7:15 AM ET

    RICHMOND, Va., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Union Bankshares Corporation (the "Company" or "Union") (NASDAQ: UBSH) today reported net income of $14.8 million and earnings per share of $0.32 for its second quarter ended June 30, 2014.  Excluding after-tax acquisition-related expenses of $3.0 million, operating earnings(1) for the quarter were $17.8 million and operating earnings per share(1) was $0.38.  The quarterly results represent an increase of $992,000, or 5.9%, in operating earnings from the prior quarter.  Operating earnings per share of $0.38 for the current quarter increased $0.02

  • Pressure BioSciences to Develop Front-end Sample Preparation for Parabase Genomics' Targeted Next Generation Sequencing Testing Platform

    July 22 2014 7:11 AM ET

    SOUTH EASTON, Mass., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (OTCQB: PBIO) ("PBI" or the "Company") and Parabase Genomics ("Parabase"), (together "the companies"), today announced they have entered into a strategic research and development agreement (the "collaboration"). Under the terms of the collaboration, PBI will develop a front-end, sample preparation method for Parabase's enhanced neonatal molecular diagnostics and newborn confirmatory testing process.

  • The Hughes Group Introduces "Predictability" Event Dashboard Tool

    July 22 2014 7:09 AM ET

    COLUMBIA, Md., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  The Hughes Group, a leading provider of event management tools and event and environmental design,  today announced Predictability, its innovative  marketing tool designed for cost containment, improved engagement and measurement.

    In the event space in need of a strategic measurement model, help has arrived with Predictability, a software solution backed with over 60 years of planning, measurement and strategic experience.

  • EXHIBITORLIVE! Begins Next Chapter for Top-Rated EXHIBITOR Conference

    July 22 2014 7:07 AM ET

    ROCHESTER, Minn., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Exhibitor Media Group, the award-winning leader in trade show and corporate event marketing education, today announced that its top-rated EXHIBITOR conference and exhibition has been rebranded to better reflect its evolution and that of the industry.

  • Cable TV of East Alabama Selects ARRIS E6000™ Converged Edge Router to Provide a Pathway for Future Services and Subscribers

    July 22 2014 7:05 AM ET

  • Comporium Upgrading to ARRIS E6000™ Converged Edge Router for Bandwidth, Speed, Lower TCO

    July 22 2014 7:05 AM ET

    SUWANEE, Ga., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comporium, a provider of voice, video, data, wireless and security solutions to parts of North and South Carolina, has begun migrating its ARRIS (Nasdaq:ARRS)-based network to the ARRIS E6000 Converged Edge Router (CER).

  • Survey Finds Gap Between Home Protection Concerns And Consumer Actions

    July 22 2014 7:03 AM ET

    NORTHBROOK, Ill., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly all homeowners (90%) are concerned about protecting their homes, yet haven't valued their possessions in years – let alone documented what they have. And while the majority say they know the value of their big-ticket items like TVs and stereos, most forget about things like home decor, area rugs and appliances, not to mention mundane possessions like bedding and bath towels, according to a recent survey from Allstate.

  • Enrollment Commences in NeuroSigma-Sponsored Pediatric Clinical Trial for the Treatment of Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome

    July 22 2014 7:00 AM ET

    LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NeuroSigma, Inc. (NeuroSigma), a California-based life sciences company focused on commercialization of its non-invasive Monarch™ eTNS™ Therapy for the treatment of neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders, today announced that enrollment has begun in a pediatric open label study of external trigeminal nerve stimulation (eTNS) as adjunctive therapy for the treatment of Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome (LGS).

  • Leading E-Commerce Firm Shifts Contact Center Operations to inContact's Multi-Channel Cloud Platform

    July 22 2014 7:00 AM ET

    SALT LAKE CITY, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- inContact (NASDAQ: SAAS), the leading provider of cloud contact center software and contact center agent optimization tools, today announces that a new enterprise customer is moving more than 900 agents to the company's cloud software platform.

  • Southern Nevada Water Authority Signs Power Purchase Agreement with SunEdison

    July 22 2014 7:00 AM ET

    BELMONT, Calif., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE), a leading solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced that it has signed a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA).  The power purchase agreement enables SNWA to lock in a significant portion of its energy costs at a fixed rate, providing an effective hedge against future increases.

  • Sequenom Laboratories Presents New Data on the Enhanced Sequencing Series for the MaterniT21™ Plus Laboratory-Developed Test At 18th International Conference on Prenatal Diagnosis and Therapy

    July 22 2014 7:00 AM ET

    SAN DIEGO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sequenom, Inc. (NASDAQ: SQNM), a life sciences company providing innovative genetic analysis solutions, today announced its wholly owned subsidiary, Sequenom Laboratories, will soon begin reporting on the presence of three additional clinically relevant subchromosomal microdeletions as part of the Enhanced Sequencing Series (ESS) for its MaterniT21™ PLUS laboratory-developed test.

  • Two UL Battery Safety Standards Are now FDA Recognized Consensus Standards for Medical Devices

    July 22 2014 7:00 AM ET

    NORTHBROOK, Ill., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, has announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recognized two UL battery safety standards as consensus standards for medical devices incorporating lithium or nickel-based batteries. The two standards are UL 2054 - Standard for Household and Commercial Batteries, and UL 1642 - Standard for Lithium Batteries (Cells).

  • Coptic Solidarity Urges Immediate International Action on Iraqi Genocide

    July 22 2014 7:00 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Coptic Solidarity is gravely concerned for the future of indigenous religious minorities in the Middle East as the Islamic State continues to cleanse all religious minorities from areas in its control. The world has met such historical calamity with deafening silence and Coptic Solidarity urges immediate and concrete actions.

  • Third Product in Vernalis' Cough Cold Pipeline (CCP-08) Achieves Proof-of-Concept

    July 22 2014 7:00 AM ET

    MONMOUTH JUNCTION, N.J., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vernalis plc (LSE: VER) and Tris Pharma, Inc. today announce the achievement of proof-of-concept (POC) for CCP-08, the third programme to achieve this milestone in their US prescription cough cold collaboration. Under this collaboration, POC requires the successful completion of several activities, including a successful human pilot comparative study against an immediate release reference product. As a result of achieving POC, Vernalis will make a milestone payment to Tris.

  • OTC Markets Group Welcomes Integra Gold to OTCQX®

    July 22 2014 7:00 AM ET

    NEW YORK, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces, today announced that Integra Gold Corp. (TSX-V: ICG; OTCQX: ICGQF), a gold exploration and development company, has qualified to trade on OTCQX®, the best marketplace.

  • CannaMed Corporation Provides Q2 2014 Quarterly Report Status Update

    July 22 2014 7:00 AM ET

    LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CannaMed Corporation (OTCBB: MDMJ) (the "Company"), a provider of turnkey support and financing solutions for the legal cannabis industry, did not file its 2014 Q2 Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q on Monday, July 21, 2014, which was the extended deadline after the Company filed a notification of late filing with the SEC pursuant to Rule 12b-25 on July 15, 2014.

  • Richard Sieling Joins U.S. Capital Advisors as Financial Advisor

    July 22 2014 7:00 AM ET

    HOUSTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Capital Advisors LLC ("USCA") announced that Richard Sieling has joined the firm's Austin office as a Financial Advisor.  Prior to joining USCA, Mr. Sieling served as a Financial Advisor for Wells Fargo Advisors, and he has worked with individual and institutional investors for more than two decades.

  • Christmas Comes Early as Gaylord Hotels' Holiday Packages Go on Sale

    July 22 2014 7:00 AM ET

    NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gaylord Hotels today announced details for elaborate holiday experiences coming to its four giant resorts from mid-November through early January.

    Ranging from 1,300 to 2,882 guest rooms, the hotels will collectively display 6 million Christmas lights, nearly 30,000 poinsettias and 8 million pounds of colorful ice sculptures at its signature ICE! attraction.